ON THIS DAY – December 18, 1954


On this day in 1954, Harry Louie Davids aged 37, of the Country Roads Board camp at Hall’s Gap, was remanded at the City Court till December 28, on a charge of murdering Leo Norman Cannard aged 50, C.R.B. camp cook, at Hall’s Gap.

Police gave no formal evidence, and Davids did not ask for bail.